25 Feb '12, 6am

How to find your next job in sustainability - #CSR #TopTips #Jobs

It might seem that a growing band of sustainability professionals are chasing a shrinking number of jobs. But the opportunities are there for those who know where, and how, to look. And for companies there are techniques to ensure the right candidates emerge Getting a job in sustainability is more difficult than getting a job in, say, accounting, finance or marketing. Many companies don’t know that they need individuals who understand corporate sustainability issues, and don’t know the specific skillsets they need to address those issues. Some companies see sustainability as a marketing function, some as a risk management exercise, and some as traditional environmental management. This makes it hard for job seekers to align their skills and interests with the right job opportunities. In short, a job seeker can’t just go to the big companies with confidence that at least on...

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